TSXV:JCO

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Jericho Oil Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas properties in the United States.

Snowflake

Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has Jericho Oil's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: JCO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.5%

JCO

0.5%

CA Oil and Gas

0.6%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-56.3%

JCO

-0.8%

CA Oil and Gas

7.4%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: JCO underperformed the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -0.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JCO underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 7.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

JCOIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.5%0.5%0.6%
30 Day-12.5%5.9%3.3%
90 Day-33.3%7.8%3.6%
1 Year-56.3%-56.3%3.6%-0.8%11.0%7.4%
3 Year-52.3%-52.3%-11.3%-20.3%18.1%7.5%
5 Year-62.5%-62.5%-18.8%-31.1%27.1%8.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Jericho Oil's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Jericho Oil undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.68x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate JCO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate JCO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: JCO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.

PE vs Market: JCO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate JCO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: JCO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the CA Oil and Gas industry average (0.6x).


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Future Growth

How is Jericho Oil forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

-5.7%

Forecasted Energy industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Jericho Oil has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Jericho Oil performed over the past 5 years?

-33.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JCO has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JCO's current net profit margins (-1295.8%) are higher than last year (-1597.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JCO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -33.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare JCO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: JCO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (15.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: JCO has a negative Return on Equity (-10.29%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Jericho Oil's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: JCO's short term assets (CA$2.9M) exceeds its short term liabilities (CA$255.0K)

Long Term Liabilities: JCO's short term assets (CA$2.9M) exceeds its long term liabilities (149.7K)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JCO is debt free.

Reducing Debt: JCO has not had any debt for past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: JCO has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if JCO's debt is covered by short term assets.


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: JCO has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: JCO has sufficient cash runway for 1.389986 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 17.4% each year.


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Dividend

What is Jericho Oil's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%2.0%markettop25%5.7%industryaverage4.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate JCO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JCO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JCO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JCO's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of JCO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


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Management

What is the CEO of Jericho Oil's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

2.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Brian Williamson 0

2.3yrs

Tenure

CA$414,784

Compensation

Mr. Brian Williamson has been Chief Executive Officer of Jericho Oil Corporation since August 21, 2017 and as its President and Director since March 1, 2019 and May 24, 2017 respectively. Mr. Williamson is ...


Management Age and Tenure

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: JCO's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

5.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: JCO's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: JCO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyCA$2,50024 Oct 19
Brian Williamson
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
CEO, President & Director
Shares10,000
Max PriceCA$0.25
BuyCA$7,33202 Oct 19
Brian Williamson
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
CEO, President & Director
Shares25,000
Max PriceCA$0.29
BuyCA$8,86227 Dec 18
Allen Wilson
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Director
Shares20,000
Max PriceCA$0.45

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 13.1%.


Management Team

  • Adam Rabiner

    Director of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Ben Holman (45yo)

    CFO & Secretary

    • Tenure: 1.6yrs
    • Compensation: CA$228.31k
  • Robin Peterson

    Chief Financial Officer (Leave of Absence)

    • Tenure: 5.9yrs
    • Compensation: CA$136.33k
  • Tony Blancato

    Director of Business Development & Marketing

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Brian Williamson

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: CA$414.78k
  • Ryan Breen

    Director of M&A and Corporate Development

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Nick Baxter (65yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.2yrs
    • Compensation: CA$20.00k
  • Allen Wilson (50yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 8.2yrs
    • Compensation: CA$205.00k
  • Markus Seywerd

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
    • Compensation: CA$20.00k
  • Brian Williamson

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: CA$414.78k

Company Information

Jericho Oil Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Jericho Oil Corporation
  • Ticker: JCO
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 2010
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: CA$26.635m
  • Shares outstanding: 126.83m
  • Website: https://www.jerichooil.com

Location

  • Jericho Oil Corporation
  • 750 West Pender Street
  • Suite 350
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6C 2T7
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
JCOTSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADMay 2012
JROO.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDMay 2012
JLMDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURMay 2012

Biography

Jericho Oil Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas properties in the United States. The company primarily focuses on exploration and ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/11/18 00:38
End of Day Share Price2019/11/15 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.